Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Actionable Insight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Actionable Insight over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Actionable Insights (or Actionable Intelligence, Actionable Recommendations)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 770 656 772
Rank change year-on-year -114 +116 +59
Permanent jobs citing Actionable Insight 396 553 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.36% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 269 418 359
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,775 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,500 £83,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%

Actionable Insight is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 143,839 152,341 168,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.14% 91.50% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 115,290 122,159 142,469
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Actionable Insight
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Actionable Insight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Actionable Insight in England

Actionable Insight
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Actionable Insight in England.

Salary trend for Actionable Insight in England

Actionable Insight
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Actionable Insight in England over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Actionable Insight in England

Actionable Insight
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Actionable Insight within the England region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 215 £55,000 - 24
North of England +14 53 £41,250 +3.13% 13
South East -10 45 £55,000 +29.41% 9
East of England +26 37 £37,500 -16.67% 11
Midlands -43 34 £29,000 -28.83% 5
Yorkshire +53 27 £45,000 -18.18% 6
East Midlands -42 25 £32,250 -19.38% 3
North West -8 21 £32,500 +1.56% 6
South West -6 12 £35,000 -26.32% 8
West Midlands +5 9 £29,000 -30.12% 2
North East - 5 £67,500 - 1
Actionable Insight
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing Actionable Insight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Actionable Insight.

1 205 (51.77%) Analytics
2 160 (40.40%) SQL
3 142 (35.86%) Analytical Skills
4 116 (29.29%) Python
5 110 (27.78%) Marketing
6 105 (26.52%) Business Intelligence
7 99 (25.00%) Visualisation
8 97 (24.49%) Data Science
9 92 (23.23%) R
10 90 (22.73%) Tableau
11 88 (22.22%) Degree
12 87 (21.97%) Finance
13 82 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
14 73 (18.43%) Machine Learning
15 72 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
16 67 (16.92%) ETL
17 66 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
18 65 (16.41%) Statistics
19 59 (14.90%) Data Analysis
20 58 (14.65%) Problem-Solving
21 57 (14.39%) Power BI
22 55 (13.89%) Data Analytics
23 50 (12.63%) Big Data
24 48 (12.12%) Mathematics
25 46 (11.62%) Google
25 46 (11.62%) Microsoft
26 45 (11.36%) Retail
27 43 (10.86%) Data Warehouse
28 42 (10.61%) SQL Server
28 42 (10.61%) Google Analytics

Actionable Insight
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (8.59%) SAS
2 25 (6.31%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.27%) CMS
4 7 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.52%) Drupal
6 3 (0.76%) Apache
7 1 (0.25%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.25%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.25%) IIS
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 72 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (6.57%) SPSS
3 14 (3.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (1.77%) Stata
6 5 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.51%) EViews
7 2 (0.51%) SPSS Modeler
8 1 (0.25%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.25%) CPLEX
8 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (0.51%) SAP BPC
1 2 (0.51%) SAP GRC
1 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.25%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.25%) SessionCam
2 1 (0.25%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 42 (10.61%) Google Analytics
2 18 (4.55%) Adobe Analytics
3 16 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.78%) AdWords
5 7 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (1.52%) Google Tag Manager
7 4 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.76%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.76%) AWS CodePipeline
8 3 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.76%) GitHub
8 3 (0.76%) Serverless
9 2 (0.51%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.51%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.51%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.51%) npm
9 2 (0.51%) Office 365
9 2 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.52%) Skype
2 4 (1.01%) SMS
3 1 (0.25%) 5G
3 1 (0.25%) DNS
3 1 (0.25%) Firewall
3 1 (0.25%) HTTP
3 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (14.39%) Power BI
2 50 (12.63%) Big Data
3 43 (10.86%) Data Warehouse
4 42 (10.61%) SQL Server
5 36 (9.09%) Data Mining
6 26 (6.57%) Hadoop
7 24 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (3.79%) Apache Hive
8 15 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (3.54%) QlikView
9 14 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (2.78%) MySQL
11 9 (2.27%) NoSQL
12 8 (2.02%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (1.77%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.77%) Relational Database
14 6 (1.52%) OLAP
15 5 (1.26%) Pentaho
15 5 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.52%) JIRA
3 4 (1.01%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.01%) RStudio
3 4 (1.01%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.76%) webpack
5 2 (0.51%) Babel
5 2 (0.51%) Grunt
5 2 (0.51%) gulp
5 2 (0.51%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.51%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (0.51%) Mocha
6 1 (0.25%) ERwin
6 1 (0.25%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 110 (27.78%) Marketing
2 87 (21.97%) Finance
3 45 (11.36%) Retail
4 34 (8.59%) Advertising
5 27 (6.82%) Telecoms
6 21 (5.30%) Games
7 9 (2.27%) Banking
8 4 (1.01%) Digital Economy
8 4 (1.01%) Electronics
8 4 (1.01%) German Language
8 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.01%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.76%) Legal
10 2 (0.51%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Military
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 146 (36.87%) Analyst
2 75 (18.94%) Data Analyst
3 56 (14.14%) Data Scientist
4 42 (10.61%) Developer
5 32 (8.08%) Consultant
6 30 (7.58%) Data Engineer
7 28 (7.07%) Senior Analyst
8 21 (5.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 21 (5.30%) Insight Analyst
9 15 (3.79%) Analytics Manager
9 15 (3.79%) Digital Analyst
10 14 (3.54%) Marketing Analyst
10 14 (3.54%) SQL Analyst
11 12 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 12 (3.03%) Data Manager
12 11 (2.78%) Product Owner
13 10 (2.53%) Lead Developer
14 9 (2.27%) Customer Analyst
14 9 (2.27%) Transformation Manager
14 9 (2.27%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.54%) CSS
1 14 (3.54%) HTML
2 12 (3.03%) D3.js
3 10 (2.53%) Natural Language Processing
4 9 (2.27%) Pandas
5 8 (2.02%) AngularJS
6 7 (1.77%) Kafka
6 7 (1.77%) XML
7 6 (1.52%) JSON
8 5 (1.26%) .NET
8 5 (1.26%) Bokeh
8 5 (1.26%) HTML5
8 5 (1.26%) REST
8 5 (1.26%) Web Services
9 4 (1.01%) Node.js
9 4 (1.01%) NumPy
9 4 (1.01%) React
9 4 (1.01%) Redux
9 4 (1.01%) SciPy
9 4 (1.01%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 142 (35.86%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (10.35%) Computer Science
3 35 (8.84%) User Experience
4 27 (6.82%) Fintech
5 25 (6.31%) Algorithms
6 23 (5.81%) Management Information System
7 16 (4.04%) Social Media
8 8 (2.02%) Life Science
9 7 (1.77%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.52%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.26%) Social Network
12 4 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.01%) FMCG
12 4 (1.01%) iPad
12 4 (1.01%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (0.76%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.76%) Online Games
14 2 (0.51%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.27%) Linux
2 2 (0.51%) Android
2 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (51.77%) Analytics
2 105 (26.52%) Business Intelligence
3 99 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 97 (24.49%) Data Science
5 82 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (18.43%) Machine Learning
7 67 (16.92%) ETL
8 66 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
9 65 (16.41%) Statistics
10 59 (14.90%) Data Analysis
11 58 (14.65%) Problem-Solving
12 55 (13.89%) Data Analytics
13 48 (12.12%) Mathematics
14 42 (10.61%) Decision-Making
15 37 (9.34%) Data Modelling
16 33 (8.33%) CRM
17 30 (7.58%) Predictive Modelling
17 30 (7.58%) Project Management
17 30 (7.58%) Statistical Modelling
18 25 (6.31%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 160 (40.40%) SQL
2 116 (29.29%) Python
3 92 (23.23%) R
4 27 (6.82%) Java
5 24 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 21 (5.30%) T-SQL
7 15 (3.79%) C++
8 13 (3.28%) MATLAB
8 13 (3.28%) Scala
9 9 (2.27%) C
9 9 (2.27%) VBA
10 8 (2.02%) C#
11 6 (1.52%) Java 8
11 6 (1.52%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.01%) ES6
12 4 (1.01%) Perl
13 3 (0.76%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.51%) Fortran
14 2 (0.51%) HiveQL
14 2 (0.51%) Julia
Qualifications
1 88 (22.22%) Degree
2 22 (5.56%) PhD
3 15 (3.79%) Numerate Degree
4 13 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.52%) MBA
6 5 (1.26%) CISA
6 5 (1.26%) CISSP
6 5 (1.26%) DBS Check
6 5 (1.26%) SANS
6 5 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.01%) MCSD
7 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 3 (0.76%) CISM
8 3 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.76%) CRISC
8 3 (0.76%) IRCA
8 3 (0.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 3 (0.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 3 (0.76%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (9.85%) Actionable Recommendations
2 28 (7.07%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.53%) QA
4 9 (2.27%) GDPR
5 5 (1.26%) COBIT
6 3 (0.76%) COSO
6 3 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.76%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.51%) GPG13
8 1 (0.25%) GCP
8 1 (0.25%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (1.77%) Docker
2 4 (1.01%) HDFS
3 2 (0.51%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.51%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.25%) Kibana
3 1 (0.25%) Puppet
3 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 90 (22.73%) Tableau
2 46 (11.62%) Google
2 46 (11.62%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.56%) Adobe
4 20 (5.05%) Oracle
5 18 (4.55%) WorldPay
6 16 (4.04%) Alteryx
7 14 (3.54%) MicroStrategy
8 10 (2.53%) Talend
9 6 (1.52%) Cloudera
9 6 (1.52%) Informatica
9 6 (1.52%) SAP
10 4 (1.01%) Capita
10 4 (1.01%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.01%) HubSpot
10 4 (1.01%) IBM
10 4 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.01%) Splunk
11 3 (0.76%) Facebook
11 3 (0.76%) Tealium